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UTSA Care Packages for the Troops

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm (CT)


Positions0 Remaining
RegistrationRegistration Closed
Registration Closes48 hours before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
The Volunteer Organization Involving Community Education and Service (VOICES) would like to invite
you to join us as we send care packages to our hard-working and dedicated soldiers overseas. There are
two ways to donate, either monetary or by providing the goods that we are including in
the care packages. These items include:
Gift Items
  • Puzzle books
  • Travel games
  • Small Nerf ball
  • Heavy sacks
  • Paperback books
  • Snack Items
  • Hard candy
  • Chex Mix
  • Chewing gum
  • Twizzlers
  • Cookies
  • Crackers
  • Trail mix
  • Beef jerky
  • Snack bars- any type
  • Sunflower seeds
  • Slim jims
  • Popcorn
* Items need to be a small packages or individual serving size packets
Personal Care Items
  • Baby wipes (no tubs)
  • Nasal Saline Spray
  • Tissues (pocket size)
  • Eye drops
  • Foot powder
  • Socks
  • Vaseline
  • Boot insoles
  • Lens cleaning wipes
  •  Travel size: shampoo, lotion, and hand sanitizer (alcohol free)
  • Ziploc bags (sandwich, quart, gallon)
  • Christmas wrapping paper
  • clear mailing tape
You can also receive VOICES points  for all your donations (.5 points for each item up to 10 points). You can only duplicate an item once for the purposes of points.
Volunteer Services will be collecting these items from November 1st through veterans day (Nov. 11). All donated items should be turned into the Volunteer Services office we are located in UC 1.216. We ask that you do not donate chocolate, aerosol cans, or razors, and if you chose to send seasonal candy
do not send Halloween because that season will have passed already. Volunteer Services and VOICES will be hosting a UTSA Special Project to fill the care packages on Wednesday November 16, 2016 at 5 p.m MH 2.01.12
Your donations are greatly appreciated and will definitely make a difference in the hearts of our troops.
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email us at or call us at
(210) 458-7291
PerksIt's on campus!
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90 Positions Filled | 78 Impacts | 77 Hours

Location: 1 UTSA Circle, San Antonio, TX 78249

Shifts (1)

1 - 1 of 1 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimePositions
Care Package Building5:00pm (CT)6:00pm (CT)90/100Over